Mark Sanford joins Fox News as a political analyst

Phoebe Connelly
The Cutline

Mark Sanford's extramarital affair effectively ended his political career, but the former South Carolina governor will still play a prominent role in the 2012 campaign—on television at least.

Per the New York Times' Jim Rutenberg, Sanford is joining Fox News as a paid on-air political analyst.

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